Ezekiel Elliott

Running Back

  • 2017 Salary Cap Charge: $5,112,702
  • % of 2017 Team Cap: 3.02%
  • 2017 Cash Payout: $1,025,186
  • % of 2017 Team Cash Spending: 0.76%
  • 2017 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0.20
  • Total Contract Value: $24,956,338
  • Annual Contract Value: $6,239,085
  • Position Ranking: 15/351 at RB
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $24,956,338
  • Age: 22
  • Height: 6' 0"
  • Weight: 225
  • College: Ohio State
  • Accrued Seasons: 1
  • Entry: 2016 Draft, Round 1, #4 overall (Cowboys)
  • Year Signed: 2016
  • Contract Type: Drafted
  • Free Agency: 2020, pending fifth year option (UFA)

Contract Notes

Ezekiel Elliott signed a four year contract with the Cowboys worth $25.956 million. Elliott received a $16.35 million signing bonus. The entire contract is guaranteed.

Current Contract

YearAgeBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
201621$450,000 $450,000$4,087,516$0$0$0$4,537,5162.9%
201722$1,584,379 $1,584,379$4,087,516$0$0$0$5,112,7023.1%
201823$2,718,758 $2,718,758$4,087,516$0$0$0$6,806,2743.8%
201924$3,853,137 $3,853,137$4,087,516$0$0$0$7,940,6534.2%
Total$8,606,274$16,350,064$0$0$0$24,397,145
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Contract History

Career Earnings: $16,800,064
Years: 1
Career APY: $16,800,064
TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
CowboysDraftedActive20164$24,956,338$6,239,085$16,800,06467.3%$16,800,064
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Cowboys1$16,800,064$16,800,064$4,537,5160.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History    

YearTeamBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
Cap %
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
2016Cowboys$450,000 $450,000$4,087,516$0$0$0$4,537,5162.9%
2017Cowboys$1,584,379 $1,584,379$4,087,516$0$0$0$5,112,7023.1%
2018Cowboys$2,718,758 $2,718,758$4,087,516$0$0$0$6,806,2743.8%
2019Cowboys$3,853,137 $3,853,137$4,087,516$0$0$0$7,940,6534.2%
Total$8,606,274$16,350,064$0$0$0$24,397,145 

Statistics (2014-present)

YearGames PlayedSnapsRushingReceivingFumbles
OffenseSpecialAttYardsAvgTDRecYardsAvgTDTotalLost
20161567.3%1.4%32216315.1153236311.3151
2017868.9%0.7%1917834.171921011.1211

Financial Reports

Yearly Cap Charge vs. Dead Money (pre-June 1 cut)
Positional Comparisons to League Average